Franco Ciarlo

Franco’s practice focuses on estate planning and administration and commercial and personal injury litigation.  He has represented clients before trial and appellate level courts as well as administrative tribunals.

Franco takes a direct, common sense approach so that his clients get a positive, timely and cost effective resolution to their legal matter. He is a “people person” who prioritizes keeping his clients well informed and comfortable throughout the process.

Franco was called to the bar in 1995 and is a graduate of Osgoode Hall Law School. Prior to attending law school, he studied economics at Western University. He has practised continuously at our firm since his articles in 1993 and currently serves as the firm’s Managing Partner.

He is a Past President of the Hamilton Medical-Legal Society and a member of the Hamilton Law Association and the Hamilton Lawyers’ Club.

Franco very much enjoys travel and cooking with his wife and spending time with his beloved dog. He is also fluent in Italian.


Tel: 905-522-9261, ext. 228

“I felt at ease with his advice, trusted him full heartedly, and was treated like family”

– Vicky and Joe, Hamilton